The University’s IT Futures conference returns this year with a theme around IT horizons in research and a title of “Research: doing it faster, doing it differently”.
It will take place on Thursday, 17th December 2015 0830-1600, in G07 Informatics Forum.
Dec 17th 2015 : Unfortunately Prof Alan Bundy could not join us on the day for his presentation. An edited programme is below.
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All speakers are University of Edinburgh colleagues unless otherwise stated.
|08.30 – 09.15||Registration, with coffee|
|09:15 – 09.30||Welcome|
|09:30 – 10.00||Opening Address: Sir Prof Timothy O’Shea|
|10.00 – 11.00||Prof Susan Halford, University of Southampton|
|with Invited Respondent – Prof Sian Bayne|
|11.00 – 11.30||Coffee break|
|11.30 – 12.00||Prof Burkhard Schafer|
|12.00 – 13.00||Dr Peter Murray-Rust, University of Cambridge|
|with Invited Respondent – Melissa Highton|
|13.00 – 14.00||Lunch|
|14.00 – 14.30||Dr Shaun Bevan|
|Cancelled||Prof Alan Bundy – Alan could not attend.|
|14.30 – 15.40||Gavin McLachlan and Prof Mark Parsons|
|15.40 – 16.00||Prof Richard Kenway, Closing Address|
|16.00 – 17.00||Please join us for Mince Pies and Mulled Wine|